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City-Hotel Ochsen Zug

Am Kolinplatz 11, Zug CH 6300, Switzerland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Citta Sant'Angelo, Italy
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44 reviews 44 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is excellent, the staff are friendly, helpful, and courteous, and the restaurant is first class! Although I was here on business, I would welcome another trip to explore Zug and the surrounding area, using the Hotel Ochsen as a base.

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Hegglin, Manager at City-Hotel Ochsen Zug, responded to this review

Dear John Thank you so much for your review and your time. I am very happy that you enjoyed staying in our hotel and I hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you again soon. All the best Matthias Hegglin Managing owner More 

Give, Denmark
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

A really good hotel where I stayed in a nice and spacy room. Friendly and helpful staff. Only downpoint was the breakfast that seems a bit 'thin, cheap, weak' compared to the rest of the hotel. I have stayed in most of the hotels in Zug/Baar and this one is in top3.

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Athens, Greece
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62 reviews 62 reviews
27 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014 via mobile

The hotel is in a nice location in the centre of Zug. There is a little bit of life around (restaurants, wine bars). Comparing to the luxury you feel in the area of Zug, the hotel is very lean. Rooms have only the basics but are clean, quite and warm. WiFi is free but slow. Staff is polite.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Apart from the perfect location, this is a charming historic hotel with friendly relaxed ambience and welcoming staff. I stayed here for business and would be happy to choose this hotel again for next trip. The reasons I have not rated this 5 star: as delightful as the historical clock tower is close-by, it does chime on the hour throughout... More 

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Lyon, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

we spent 2 nights in this hotel and really enjoyed it. A very clean place, a charismatic boss, friendly & devoted staff, nice room, great location in the city.Very good and fresh food and a huge wine list!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Boutique hotel, great staff, roomy rooms, clean and with excellent location, close to lake, business, shopping and restaurants. WIFI is free and great. Housekeeping is great, bathrooms are roomy and equipped. Not much for views. I stayed there twice and will go back again. By American standard, I found it too pricy for the value, but it is Switzerland!

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36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for one night on business this week so unfortunately didn't get to see much of Zug, although the lake area looks stunning. It is very easy to get here from Zurich airport - simply take a train from the airport, which costs CHF 18 one way. There are several options every hour, but only one per hour doesn't... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Excellent hotel, rooms are very basic (seems to be Ikea furnished). Staff is very professional and quite helpful. Travel to the Zurich airport via Taxi is not recommend, very $$. It would be nice for the hotel to have an airport service of some kind.

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Hegglin, Manager at City-Hotel Ochsen Zug, responded to this review

Dear guest Thank you very much for your review. I'm happy that you enjoyed staying with us. Our Superior rooms are indeed designed in a natural and sustainable way, with wood and stone and no plush around. But the rooms are not Ikea furnished, instead all the furniture were individually carved by a local carpenter. You are right that the... More 

Engelberg, Switzerland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

One of the most beautiful succssfull mixing between modern design and historical wall that i have seen. Some effort for welcome during the night can be improve, asking for id card and watching it as "polizei" migration dpt, don't get a good first impression, and no answer from the desk during night at this level is not really acceptable ....... More 

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Kirchberg, Austria
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69 reviews 69 reviews
37 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This hotel is wonderfully-located within walking distance of the Station and more importantly from the lake, which is a popular summer bathing area for man and swan alike. whilst the hotel restaurant boasts many accolades, beautifully-terraced village restaurants are too good to miss. our room had magical views of various church towers, which have stood the test of time. The... More 

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Address: Am Kolinplatz 11, Zug CH 6300, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Zug > Zug
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 15
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